CAT 1999 Question Paper Question 71

Instructions

In each of the following sentences, a part of the sentence is underlined. Beneath each sentence, four different ways of phrasing the underlined part are indicated. Choose the best alternative from among the four.

Question 71

It was us who had left before he arrived.

Solution

In this sentence, "he" is the object while "us" is the subject. While using the third-person pronoun as a subject, we need to use "we" instead of "us". In this case, the second half of the sentence should have simple past tense. Hence, option D.



Create a FREE account and get:

  • All Quant CAT Formulas and shortcuts PDF
  • 30+ CAT previous papers with solutions PDF
  • Top 500 CAT Solved Questions for Free

Comments
cracku

Boost your Prep!

Download App